IM Manager: Small Business Loan
Processing is a ‘workflow’ driven
loans management system for banking
What is workflow? Workflow is
concerned with the automation of
procedures where documents,
information or tasks are passed
between participants according to a
defined set of rules to achieve, or
contribute to, an overall business goal.
A Workflow Management System is
one that provides procedural
automation of a business process by
managing the sequence of work
activities and invocation of appropriate
human and/or IT resources associated
with the various activity steps.
Rule-based workflows facilitate more
disciplined loan processing with
embedded control and tracking of work
items in support of the company’s
Embedding robust, process oriented
components within Web-based
applications speeds the time-to-market
and lowers the cost of ownership.
Role-based processes mean that
users only see those tasks that require
Many people notice something special
when they see IM Manager. It does not
look like any other application found on
the web today. It is in fact one of the
newest generations of Web
applications utilizing the latest java-
based technologies. Even though it
looks like a normal Windows program,
it runs through a web browser and all
data and analyses run via the Internet.
Because it exists on the Web, the most
current version is always available, but
it is never installed on the computer.
Users can access the application from
anywhere – in the office, at home,
anywhere where there is a connection
to the Internet, and the data is always
up to date.
Real-time messages can be sent from
one user to any other in the system.
This is much like email, but faster.
Messages can be either very general
or associated with a specific project or
IM Manager: Small Business